We were at the Riu from Feb4th to the 11th with a group of 8. Everything was wonderful! The rooms are very posh and kept very clean. True the lobby is a little garish but I am sure they will redecorate soon enough. The staff are friendly and helpful, the check in real fast and easy(mind you if it is your first trip to an all inclusive you may be a little dazed). We read enough reviews to not bother with the ala cartes and were never disapointed with the buffet. The food was great!!! We have been to the DR 4 times Jamaica,Cuba and Mexico and Punta Cana wins in the beach catagory. I have nothing negative to say except 10 days would be better!!!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- * Located on Arena Gorda Beach in Punta Cana * Inside the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, Riu Naiboa hotels and the ClubHotel Riu Bambu * The Splash Water World will be opened from 1st November 2016 * 4-story building * Surrounded by 63,000 m2 / 75,000 sq. Yards of lush gardens * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 50 km / 31 miles from Higuey * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Intl. Airport ... more less
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